A pedestrian was fatally struck by a car in Taylors, South Carolina on Monday night. Around 8:15 pm, the pedestrian accident occurred when a 24-year-old man from Greer, South Carolina who was walking along Wade Hampton Boulevard was hit by a car. The man who was fatally struck succumbed to his fatal injuries while the driver incurred no injuries.
Traffic laws protect pedestrians, but, sometimes, drivers fail to use caution when driving in their midst or may be unaware of the guidelines in place. Pedestrians may be at-risk for sustaining numerous injuries as well as potential fatalities if they are hit by a vehicle. Debilitating injuries and emotional distress may result from a pedestrian accident, which may upset their quality of life.
If you or someone you love has been injured in a pedestrian accident, our South Carolina personal injury lawyers at Chappell Smith & Arden, P.A. will help you every step of the way. You may schedule a free consultation by calling 803-929-3600 or 866-881-8623 or contact us online. With offices located throughout South Carolina, we serve clients in Lexington County, Richland County, Sumter County, Aiken County, Florence County, Lancaster County, York County, Orangeburg County, Kershaw County, and Newberry County, including those in towns of Columbia, Lexington, Irmo, Chapin, Rock Hill, Aiken, Sumter, Newberry, Florence, and Spartanburg.